Bobby Fischer Center
History Museums South of Iceland

Bobby Fischer Center, The

At the Bobby Fischer Center you can find items related to the great chess genius Bobby Fischer on display. He became the World Champion in Reykjavik 1972 when he won the soviet champion Boris Spassky in “The Game of the Century”. In his later years he settled in Iceland and a few hundred meters away from the Center, you can visit his grave, located at the Laugardælir cemetery. The Center is also a club house for the local chess clubs and offers lectures about the chess game and other related matters.


Austurvegur 21,
800 Selfoss,
+354 894-1275

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